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Reminiscences of Walter Bara : oral history, 1956.

Creator: Bara, Walter, 1919-1966.
Project: McGraw-Hill project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 23 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Publishing executive.

Scope and Contents

Translator at Library of Congress, Office of War Information during World War II; McGraw-Hill book list in scientific and technical areas, contacts with European publishers, juvenile books, distribution of English language books in foreign countries; publishing in Latin America in business education field; McGraw-Hill supercedes Springer as world's foremost publisher; satisfaction in publishing; fluency in other languages in business correspondence; resumption of operations behind the Iron Curtain.


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